Brézé is a former commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France. On 1 January 2019, it was merged into the new commune Bellevigne-les-Châteaux.[2] The Château de Brézé is a small, dry-moated castle.

Brézé
The town hall in Brézé
The town hall in Brézé
Coat of arms of Brézé
Coat of arms
Location of Brézé
Brézé is located in France
Brézé
Brézé
Brézé is located in Pays de la Loire
Brézé
Brézé
Coordinates: 47°10′19″N 0°03′25″W / 47.1719°N 0.0569°W / 47.1719; -0.0569Coordinates: 47°10′19″N 0°03′25″W / 47.1719°N 0.0569°W / 47.1719; -0.0569
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentMaine-et-Loire
ArrondissementSaumur
CantonDoué-la-Fontaine
CommuneBellevigne-les-Châteaux
Area
1
20.05 km2 (7.74 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,284
 • Density64/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
49260
Elevation26–104 m (85–341 ft)
(avg. 46 m or 151 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
1793 880—    
1800 978+11.1%
1806 1,021+4.4%
1821 1,003−1.8%
1831 983−2.0%
1836 964−1.9%
1841 999+3.6%
1846 932−6.7%
1851 936+0.4%
1856 911−2.7%
1861 911+0.0%
1866 869−4.6%
1872 854−1.7%
1876 871+2.0%
1881 878+0.8%
1886 877−0.1%
1891 895+2.1%
1896 865−3.4%
1901 863−0.2%
1906 883+2.3%
1911 862−2.4%
1921 722−16.2%
1926 714−1.1%
1931 695−2.7%
1936 680−2.2%
1946 682+0.3%
1954 748+9.7%
1962 848+13.4%
1968 841−0.8%
1975 877+4.3%
1982 1,207+37.6%
1990 1,379+14.3%
1999 1,300−5.7%
2006 1,317+1.3%
2009 1,316−0.1%

PersonalitiesEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 20 September 2018 (in French)

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